Category Archives: Vaping

Survey Finds Teen Cannabis Vaping Has Reached A New High

The latest results of an annual survey to determine rates of youth drug use show that cannabis vaping by teens has reached a new high. In its report, “Monitoring the Future,” the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan found that e-cigarette use among young people has also increased in 2019 while the […]

The High Times Gift Guide To Vaporizers

Good or bad, it’s safe to say that vaporizers are having a moment right now. Still, it’s not easy to know which brands to trust, and which ones to avoid. With this in mind, we’ve put together a list of some of our favorite vaping products on the market today. From dry-herb vaporizers to super-secure […]

Massachusetts Lifts Ban On Cannabis Vaping Products

Cannabis regulators in Massachusetts have modified a ban on marijuana vape products that will allow businesses to begin selling newly manufactured goods as soon as retailers can get them on the shelf. However, vape products manufactured before December 12 will remain under a quarantine imposed by the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission (CCC) on November 12. […]

K-9s Are Sniffing Out Vape Devices With THC In Ohio Schools

Vapes, especially portable handheld vapes, have exploded in popularity over recent years. And that includes among teens. As a result, high schools in different parts of the country are starting to take measures to crack down on vaping on school grounds. The most recent example of this comes out of Ohio. There, a number of […]

6 People in Massachusetts Reportedly Sick After Using Vapes From Licensed Source

Health officials in Massachusetts revealed this week that six patients have suffered illnesses likely linked to marijuana vaping products purchased from dispensaries. Those reports, which are unconfirmed, are alarming, given that they stem from regulated products, and not those purchased from the illicit market.  The reported illnesses also come a week before Massachusetts Gov. Charlie […]

American Lung Association Advises Smokers to Quit Rather Than Switch to E-Cigs

E-cigarette makers have long billed their products as a safer alternative to smoking, a way for consumers to wean themselves off the real thing. The American Lung Association is challenging that approach.  On Wednesday, the nonprofit health organization launched a campaign urging smokers to “quit, don’t switch.” “One of the biggest problems with e-cigarettes is […]

R.J. Reynolds Claims Its ‘Vuse’ E-Cigarette is Safer Than Tobacco

The e-cigarette industry has been hit hard by the recent outbreak of more than 2,300 cases of vaping-related illnesses and the 47 deaths connected to it. Companies like JUUL have halted advertising in the face of intense backlash and a handful of states have enacted temporary bans on flavored e-cigarette products and THC vapes in […]

Massachusetts Enacts First Statewide Ban On Vape Flavors And Menthol Cigarettes

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts became the first state to ban the sale of flavored tobacco and vaping products, including menthol cigarettes, after the Republican governor signed a bill Wednesday that responds to recent deaths linked to e-cigarettes and attempts to reduce their appeal to young people. Anti-smoking groups hailed the ban signed by Gov. Charlie […]

Washington, DC Joins Several States In Suing Juul Labs

WASHINGTON (AP) — The District of Columbia is joining several states in suing the nation’s largest e-cigarette maker Juul Labs, saying the company’s online ads and promotions illegally targeted minors. Washington, D.C., Attorney General Karl Racine announced the lawsuit Tuesday, alleging that Juul’s viral marketing contributed to the surge in underage vaping by teens in […]